Rumor has it that some 20,000 Surface Mini tablets are stacked in at some cozy corner of the globe. And this is because Microsoft cancelled the anticipated slate, right at the very last moment. There were sure signs that Redmond was ready to launch its first 8-inch tablet at a press event in New York on May...

If there is one thing Redmond has been absolute adamant on, it is expanding the Surface family of devices. Two years back there were even talks about a Surface branded laptop. But right now, the expansion is coming via the Surface Mini, which by most accounts is ready to be released next week, at a May 20...

Well, there you go. Can’t beat official clarifications! The technology world was abuzz with rumors and speculation yesterday, as it usually is, after the mention of a Surface Pro 3 on an official Microsoft page. You can read up on the full details here, but basically, the support page pointed to some camera...

Even though Microsoft’s Surface division is still losing money, things are on the up. From a decline of $900 million last year to a negative balance of $45 million this past quarter, the gap is closing. And at the same time, more and more organizations are ordering units. Redmond put up a press release...

More Surface news. Patch Tuesday is here, and Microsoft has just announced that three of the four Surface tablets are getting new firmware in this round of updates. The Surface 2, along with Surface Pro and Surface Pro 2 will receive support for the Power Cover that has just gone live for preordering, and is...

Well played, Microsoft. The company has had to go through a number of supply issues with the original Surface RT and Surface Pro launches, but it sounds like they have learnt the trick now. There is word that the company has started shipping Surface 2 with LTE tablets to Microsoft Store locations. The tablet...

Sign of things to come? You bet! Microsoft made the inexpiable decision of launching its Surface lineup of tablets without cellular connectivity. Even Nokia offered this from the get go with the Lumia 2520. Sure, with the launch of the second generation tablets, Redmond was quick to promise LTE capable slates...

While January saw a scattered release of firmware for the Surface tablets, the technology wizards over at Redmond have returned to their regularly scheduled programming this month. The company has released updates for Surface slates alongside Patch Tuesday fixes, and the Surface Pro, Surface Pro 2 and Surface...

The big news at the moment seems to be the fact that the various varieties of the Surface tablets are sold at a number of US retailers. Even Microsoft’s own store lists it as unavailable more often than not. And this, for a tablet that launched some two months back can only mean good things. Good things in...

With the second generation Surface slates full and well out in the wild, Microsoft is gathering valuable data on any problems or issues that users report. The company has already found a couple. And another one that was recently confirmed by Microsoft has got to do with overheating problems. Redmond confirmed...